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Online mapping and route planning

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  • View and print OS maps on your computer, tablet or smartphone web browser
  • Create and share your own walking, cycling and running routes
  • Import or export routes to any GPS device
  • You'll find over 400,000 routes from OS Maps users, Good Pub Guide, Country Walking and Trail Magazine
  • Make more of your trip with local pubs, cafés, hotels and more
  • Use for free or subscribe to access extra features such as 25K mapping and offline mapping in the OS Maps app

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What is OS Maps?

OS Maps is the new online map application from Ordnance Survey. It works through your web browser so you don't need to install any special software. It's available on PC and Mac desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones, as well as an app for iOS and Android devices.

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Plan your next adventure with high definition online maps and aerial imagery, then plot a route to check distance and elevation profile, add notes and share with friends. Once you're ready print your map on a selection of scales or download offline maps to take with you.


Try for free and then subscribe to expand your horizons

Register for free today to access the standard map, route planning, places of interest and A4 printing. You can search the thousands of routes routes to find one in the right area that matches your activity and location, and then share them with friends - ideal for planning your next day trip or holiday.

Create more adventures by upgrading to a subscription to unlock:

  • Viewing high resolution 1:25k and 1:50k scale maps
  • Printing maps on A3 or A4 size in portrait or landscape
  • Download maps on to your mobile or tablet with the OS Maps app
  • Create private routes with your own notes
  • Customise your route styling and add a photo
  • Find premium authored routes created by top writers
  • Export routes in GPX format to use on a GPS

Start with OS Maps now for only 35p a week

Limited time offerFor a limited time, 12 Month's subscription to OS Maps starts from only £17.95.

It's amazing value at only 35p per week - but it's going to be revised as we add new features, so make sure you secure your subscription now.



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OS Maps app

The OS Maps app uses your smartphone GPSAvailable on both iOS (Apple) and Android devices this free app allows you to view maps, as well as plan and record routes.

Subscribers to OS Maps can also choose any area to download maps for use offline, without a data connection. Use your smartphone GPS to find out exactly where you are on a choice of map types.

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OS Maps key features

 Registered UserSubscriber
Maps available Standard, aerial Standard, National Parks, aerial, 1:25k (Explorer), 1:50k (Landranger)
OS Maps app Standard map, with data connection only # Standard, 1:25k & 1:50k maps, with or without data connection
Create Routes Yes - manual Yes - manual and automatic snap to path (in National Parks)
Find routes Public only Public and professional
Rate routes Yes Yes
Add notes and images Notes only Notes and images*
Show places of interest Yes Yes
Driving directions Yes Yes
Live weather Yes Yes
Print maps A4 A4, A3
Print waypoints Yes Yes

# you can also download a copy of a paper map with selected purchases
* images coming soon

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